The resurgence of menswear and the internet boom are an obvious gold mine for business ideas.
Austin reed wedding suit hire. A luftwaffe bomb hit it in 1940. W hen austin reed launched in 1900 they were one of the first british companies to mass produce garments for men that rivalled tailored clothes in terms of quality. Now its showing fresh signs of life says luke leitch. Austin reed have unveiled their personal tailoring service bringing the made to measure experience to your home office private members club etc.
Thanks for a very frank article simon. They have 3 cloth books that allow customers to have any suit made up to any pattern that exists in their current range for only 399. Then in 1973 the ira had a crack too when an incendiary device hidden in a cigarette packet was. Austin reed i first found out about their made to measure service in their bluewater store.
Made to measure suit written on. During the century that. Austin reed ltd retail tailors website call tel 01325 734000 7 high row darlington dl3 7qe no ratings write a review n call. Its the sort of thing that makes your column stand out.
Surely gieves could be more competitive on the price. Made to measure suits overcoats trousers jackets 7000 fabrics available over 30 years experience 50 2 ratings. 23052016 my nightmare began when i decided to have a suit made at austin reed after waiting about four weeks the suit was ready to collectand did it fit noso they altered it. For us as.
Well start with the as6progt also known as the les paul lookalike. After waiting a week it was ready did it fit no so. It seems like every week i hear of a new online made to measure suit company popping up and trying to make a name for themselves in this new world. We have also come across another company in london called moss and found that theyre offering bespoke suits for roughly the same price as austin reed.
I think its a fantastic move progressive yet equally clandestine and traditional. The body and neck are both made from mahogany helping to. Talk to any of the big tailors or shirt. So we are staying away from these companies not out of any malice but really because were going to london to have a british bespoke suit done by british tailors.